Food Tour Lake Brienz

Discover the wonderful Holiday Region Interlaken by train, boat and mountain railway and enjoy a delicious three-course meal, with each course served at three different stops.

Three courses, three experiences and three journeys. First, you’ll be treated to a delicious starter at the 3a Restaurant in Interlaken. At noon, you’ll take the boat across turquoise Lake Brienz. On board, you’ll be served an appetizing lunch. After your arrival in Brienz, you’ll feel your cares melt away as you walk along the quay. Then, it's on to Interlaken Ost with the Zentralbahn where you visit Harder Kulm to sweeten up the evening with a dessert. A digital guide will give you directions to each destination and supply you with entertaining facts. Kids receive a pack of coloured pencils and three colouring postcards.


Food Tour from CHF 89, incl. boat and train trip as well as excursion to the Harder Kulm, starter kit with drink, 3-course menu and digital guide. Optional: individual overnight stay at Interlaken Youth Hostel.

Period of stay

01.09.2023 - 22.10.2023

The Food Tour

The tour lasts 6 to 7 hours, starting time: 10:30

10:30: start of the tour and you receive your starter kit
The food tour begins in Interlaken. To go on the tour, you receive a starter kit. The starter kit contains the following: A QR code to begin the digital tour, a regional drink, three food vouchers and tickets for the boat, train and mountain railway. Kids also receive a set of colouring postcards and colouring pencils.

Important: From Monday to Saturday, the tour starts from Tourist Information Interlaken. On Sunday, the tour starts from the Interlaken Youth Hostel.

11:00: 1st stop – 3a Restaurant Interlaken
The laidback 3a Restaurant is your first stop. Here, you can choose from a selection of regional dried meats or regional mountain cheese with a drink.

12:07: 2nd stop – Lake Brienz boat cruise
On the "MS Brienz", you’ll be served a seasonal main course and a drink. On the way you’ll enjoy the view of turquoise Lake Brienz and the surrounding mountains.
13:20: Visit to Brienz, the woodcarving village
Upon arrival in Brienz, treat yourself to a leisurely walk and explore the charming woodcarving village.
15:02: Spectacular train journey
The Zentralbahn will take you back to Interlaken along the shore of Lake Brienz. Sit at the panoramic window on the left side of the carriage in the direction of travel and enjoy the view.
15:40: Funicular railway to Harder Kulm
The funicular railway, which is over 100 years old, takes you to Harder Kulm in just ten minutes. Along the way, you’ll enjoy a stunning landscape of mountains and lakes.
15:45: 3rd stop with panoramic view
Finally, you’ll enjoy a delicious dessert at the Harder Kulm Panorama Restaurant with a view of the Three Peaks.


The Food Tour is organised by Interlaken Tourism. Information about the menu and reservation can be found here: Food Tour Lake Brienz


  • Interlaken Youth Hostel
    Am Bahnhof Ost
    Untere Bönigstrasse 3a
    3800 Interlaken
  • Check-in: 15:00 - 00:00 Check-out: 06:30 - 10:00

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